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Fall in violent crime masks steep spike in killings and murder bids, national force 'own' figures show

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Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry: Under the chairmanship of Lady Smith

Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry: Under the chairmanship of Lady Smith

Date - 26th February 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
Killings and attempted murders are showing steep rises while overall violent crime has fallen slightly, Police Scotland’s own figures reveal. And the “cruel and unnatural” treatment of children highlighted by the Scottish Child...
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